The "quiet sport" of fly fishing has become a pastime of choice for North American anglers, and with John Bailey's Complete Guide to Fly Fishing, expert information is now at their fingertips. A renowned author, Bailey presents the ins-and-outs of fly fishing in this comprehensive guide, from practical topics such as tackle, permits, and flies, to philosophical views on the role of the angler-naturalist within the sport. Packed with full-color photographs and illustrations, readers become experts through behavior tips on North American fish such as trout, salmon, and bass. Encourage, entertain, and inform beginners and life-long anglers alike with this essential fisherman's reference.
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John Bailey’s Complete Guide to Fly FishingFly fishing is one of the world’s most popular sports, and this comprehensive book takes an in-depth look at all aspects of it. Intentionally renowned author, photographer, and angler John Bailey covers the philosophy of fly fishing and the role of the angler-naturalist, before considering more practical issues of fly-fishing and the behavior of traditionally fly-caught fish. John Bailey’s Complete Guide to Fly Fishing provides detail and encouragement to ensure that all who participate will get the very best out of their sport. · Covers all aspects of fly fishing for all levels of angler–from novice to expert · Practical advice and encouragement combined with a genuine concern for the fish and their environment · Illustrated with 200 stunning color photographs About the Author:
John Bailey is an internationally renowned author and photographer in the subjects of fishing and natural history. A world-renowned fisherman, Bailey has written numerous books, including the award-winning Trout at Ten Thousand Feet, John Bailey's Complete Guide to Fishing, Tales from the Riverbank, and John Bailey's Freshwater Fishing.
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Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1847730787
Book Description New Holland, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1847730787